Searching for a bone-chilling good time this Halloween? From a haunted ferry boat to a spooky school, find the perfect way to scare your pants off! See individual websites for Covid-19 safety precautions.
The Dent Schoolhouse
Walking through school hallways can be scary enough, but they’re especially frightening at the Dent Schoolhouse
. Located in an actual haunted school, there are spooky surprises lurking behind every corner. Don’t be late! Class begins September 17 and concludes on November 6, 2021. This is one lesson you’ll never forget!
Halloween Haunt at Kings Island (photo: @cook.christian)
Kings Island isn’t just for roller coaster thrills this Halloween! Head to Halloween Haunt for all of your favorite thrill rides plus some chills, with horrifyingly haunted attractions and terrifying creatures roaming the park. The frights begin Fridays and Saturdays, September 24-October 30, 2021.
Haunted Historic Walking Tours by American Legacy Tours
Newport is Haunted
Shriek and shiver through the streets of the Covington or Newport on a haunted walking tour by American Legacy Tours. Expert guides will lead you through the dark city streets and regale you with stories of haunted mansions, ghastly murders, vicious feuds and more. Take the walk Saturdays in September and October in Newport; Saturdays in October in Covington.
Head back to the 1800s for spine-tingling scares. On the grounds of the Old West Festival
, Terror Town
takes hold with a haunted trail, interactive horror games, live music and performances, food and drink. The scares descend Fridays and Saturdays, September 3-November 6, 2021.
Sandyland Acres Haunted Hayride
This is no ordinary hayride. Climb aboard Sandyland Acres Haunted Hayride for a 25-minute bumpy and spooky trip down haunted memory lane witnessing the best of cinema's horror past and present. Friday and Saturday evenings September 17-October 30, 2021.
Sandyland Acres Haunted Hayride
Land of Illusion: Haunted Scream Park
Haunted Scream Park
Be prepared to scream, panic and even run for your life through the seven attractions at Land of Illusion: Haunted Scream Park
. The frights begin as soon as you arrive and can last for hours as you are chased along the haunted trail, unnerved by Killer Klowns, feel your blood curdle inside Dr. Psycho's Haunted Estate, terrorized by mummies and more if you can handle it. The screams start Fridays and Saturdays, September 10-October 23, plus October 28 and 31, 2021.
Lady Scary inside Psychosis at Brimstone Haunt
Try all four experiences at Brimstone Haunt
for a spooky good time indoors and outdoors: Haunted Hayride, Forgotten Forest, Psychosis and Zombie Assault. This former family farm is now haunted by bad memories and curses on Fridays and Saturdays September 24-October 30, 2021.
Music Hall (photo: CincinnatiUSA.com)
Take Flying Pig Tours' Buried Secrets ghost tour to learn about long-forgotten corpses, murderous rage, body snatching for medical dissection and more on guided tours of various Cincinnati neighborhoods. Or explore various venues during a ghost hunt. Buried Secrets offered Fridays and Saturdays, August 13-November 13, 2021.
The USS Nightmare
USS Nightmare (photo: Alias Imaging)
The USS Nightmare is back for the 2021 season! Experience two decks and more than 30 minutes of terror at one of the region's longest haunted tours. The USS Nightmare opens on September 17 and runs through November 6 at 101 Riverboat Row in Newport, KY.
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